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Steelers Film Room: David DeCastro Vs Colts

Perhaps Pittsburgh Steelers right guard David DeCastro is not necessarily having his flashiest, most high profile season, but I do think that he is having his most consistent one, which has been his biggest issue. It’s also been his healthiest. The fourth-year former first-round pick has not had a bad…


Whether By Land Or By Air, This Offense Delivers

After the Pittsburgh Steelers stomped the Colts in a 45-10 blowout on Sunday night in prime time, the explosive offense continued to draw headlines during the week, as quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was named the FedEx Air Player of the Week, and running back DeAngelo Williams earned the honor of FedEx…


2015 NFL Week 14: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you once again and congratulations on making it to the weekend. If you’re like me, you can’t wait for Sunday to get here as we should have a great game on tap between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals. While I don’t want to get…


Antonio Brown On Pace To Match 2014 Numbers

The old running joke was that the only person capable of shutting down Antonio Brown was Mike Vick. Despite Vick starting three games and Ben Roethlisberger missing a total of four, Brown is still on pace to match his ridiculous numbers from a year ago. So far this year, Brown…


Steelers Film Room: Cincinnati Bengals’ Defensive Scouting Report

Injuries have forced a slightly different looking Bengals’ unit but not a ton has changed. We’ll start with the numbers. According to ESPN, Vincent Rey is blowing away the rest of the team in tackles, odd given he hasn’t been playing that much lately. They have him for 88 total…


Steelers Film Room: Cincinnati Bengals’ Offensive Scouting Report

Just me doing the scouting reports for now. But like usual, a preview of the opponent this week – the Cincinnati Bengals. Cincinnati’s Running Game This is actually our first repeat opponent all season long. So there’s a little less to write about because it’s a team we’re already familiar…


Steelers To Have Entire Defense For Second Game Against Bengals

The last time the Pittsburgh Steelers played the Cincinnati Bengals they held them to 16 points of which 10 came off of turnovers. While the Bengals did manage 296 total net yards of offense in that Week 8 game, it’s worth reminding you that they were missing two of their…



Steelers Film Room: Arthur Moats Vs Colts

It has been two weeks now since his ‘demotion’ from the starting lineup, but since then, Arthur Moats has only seen his snap count increase, as he logged 64 percent of the team’s defensive snaps against the Colts, with the second platoon getting a heavier workload than the starters at…


Todd Haley Encouraged By Accelerated Growth Of Jesse James

Pittsburgh Steelers rookie tight end Jesse James was warned by his offensive coordinator, Todd Haley, following his first game day helmet four games ago that he better not give him a reason to sit him again. So far he hasn’t. After spending the first eight games on the inactive list,…


Steelers Film Room: DeAngelo Williams Vs Colts

We have been talking a fair bit about DeAngelo Williams this week—admittedly, much of it coming from myself—regarding just how valuable he has proven to be this Pittsburgh Steelers team week in and week out, virtually negating a drop after losing All-Pro running back Le’Veon Bell. By season’s end, in…


Ask Alex: Steelers Mailbag

Hey everyone. As we do every Thursday, another chat session so you can ask away on anything Steelers. I’ll take an hour to hang out here and answer as many questions as I can. So fire away. Big White: Alex can you provide some clarity on Steelers dead money issues. I…


Steelers Third Quarter Of 2015 Season Defensive Awards

With the third quarter of the Pittsburgh Steelers 2015 season now behind us, it’s time for us to hand out some awards to players for their play in the last four games. After already handing out our offensive awards for the third quarter of the season, we’ll now address the…


Marcus Gilbert Knows Sunday’s Game Is An Emotional One

Marcus Gilbert tried to give the politically correct answer. “It’s just another week for us,” he started out, talking to reporters about how he’s approaching Sunday’s AFC North contest with the Cincinnati Bengals. And then he changed his tune. “We have a chip on our shoulder, especially because we’re playing…


Game Rewind: Steelers Vs Colts Game Notes

Game notes from the Pittsburgh Steelers 45-10 beatdown over the Indianapolis Colts. First Half – New formation on the kick return unit. Maybe because of planning for surprise onside kick and just trying to do something different. Six man front. Arthur Moats-Anthony Chickillo-Shamarko Thomas-Terence Garvin-Robert Golden–Vince Williams with Roosevelt Nix…